Project Status: Under review
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What we’re doing
We’ve developed a concept plan for the rest area based on your feedback from our consultation in late 2020.
The proposal for the Michael Kelly rest area includes:
- retaining the mature trees with additional plants
- improving the entry and adding a new kerb ramp for better access
- relocating seats to reduce noise issues and adding a new low brick seating wall
- installing a new painted metal blade fence to improve privacy and park amenity
- improving the turf grass area and adding new shrubs and groundcover plants
- providing more seats and a new water bubbler with a dog bowl.
Why we’re doing this
This is part of our parks renewal program where over the next 10 years we will upgrade more than 60 parks across the City of Sydney area, from small pocket parks to larger local parks.
We’re asking local community groups and residents for their feedback on the concept design. We’re interested in understanding who uses the rest area, what works and what doesn’t. We’d also like to hear any ideas you have for the rest area.
We will report all feedback and design changes to Council, and we will continue to a detailed design. We will keep you updated on the progress of this project.
How you can give feedback
Consultation closes at 5pm on Monday 16 August 2021.
We have a range of ways you can provide your feedback:
Complete our feedback form
Email or post your feedback
You can also give feedback by email to [email protected] or post to:Senior Project Officer
Strategic Engagement and Community Relations
City of Sydney
Town Hall House, Level 7, 456 Kent Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Talk to us
We also invite you to a briefing on the proposed design with the project team through a Zoom video call on Wednesday 28 July from 6pm to 6:30pm.
Feedback may be published in publicly available reports at the end of the consultation period. Your name or organisation’s name may appear in these reports with your feedback attributed. If you would like your feedback to be kept confidential, please let us know when providing your contribution.